Dissident AIDS Database

TreatmentAlternative treatmentsAntioxidants supplementationZinc
AIDS, zinc deficiency and thymic hormone failure.
 Fabris N et al.
  No abstract / Pubmed
  JAMA 1988; 259: 839.1988
Relationship of serum cooper and zinc levels to HIV-1 seropositivity and progression to AIDS.
 Graham N et al.
  1
  JAIDS 1991; 4: 976-980.1991
Zinc and immune function: the biological basis of altered resistance to infection.
 Shankar AH, Prasad AS.
  Zinc plays an important role in the growth, development, and function of natural killer cells, macrophages, neutrophils, and T and B lymphocytes.
  Am J Nutr 1998; 68: 447S-463S.1998
Therapeutic and preventive effects of zinc on serious chilhood infectious diseases in developing countries.
 Black RE.
  Zinc supplementation has resulted in significant reductions in the severity of diarrhea, malaria, and acute respiratory infections among children.
  Am J Nutr 1998; 68: 476S-479S.1998